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Lois Grimes papers

Call Number: RH MS 635


Lois Grimes was a Junction City, Kansas, resident, and an active member of the Baptist church. The collection covers the records of this involvement, including Calvary Baptist Church, Smoky Hill River Missionary Baptist District Association, and the Kansas Baptist State Congress of Christian Education.


  • Creation: 1929 - 1989


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Lois Grimes

Lois Grimes (1906-2005) was a resident of Junction City, Kansas, and was highly involved in the Baptist church.


.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials


Scope and Contents

The Lois Grimes Collection is divided into two series, Religions Organizations and Photographs. Religious Organizations, which include programs and event information regarding the Calvary Baptist Church, Smoky Hill River Missionary Baptist District Association, and the Kansas State Congress of Christian Education, among others. Photographs include personal and family photographs, as well as church related photographs.

Physical Location

RH MS 635

Physical Location

RH MS-P 635

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Lois Grimes, 1988

Guide to the Lois Grimes Collection
Lois Grimes papers
Finding aid prepared by bkm, 2006; revised by, cl 2010; Finding aid encoded by bkm, 2006; revised by mbw, 2010.
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Language of description
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Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collecting Program Endowment Fund.
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Preferred citation
Lois Grimes Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 635, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States